Johnny Jump Up Viola - Viola cornuta
Perennial Open Pollinated. Also called Wild Pansy. Cheerful, low growing flower with a purple and yellow face is attractive in borders or pots. Flowers can be seen in early spring often appearing after the snow has melted. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast. Thin seedlings to 4" apart.
Flowers: Edible flowers. Blooms in spring and fall
Attracts: Attracts bees and butterflies
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types
Native: SW Europe
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Days to Germinate: 20-40 Days
Height At Maturity: 3"-6"
Sun/Shade Requirements: Partial Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Perennial for Garden and Naturalizing Viola cornuta 'Helen Mount' Height: 5-7 Bloom Season: Spring/Fall Seeding Rate: Use 125 seeds/sq ft (~1130 seeds/pack)